The City of Wood River Junction, RI
Wood River Junction is a small town in the state of Rhode Island. The largest nearby city to Wood River Junction is Providence, approximately 32 miles from the city center.There are several family restaurants in or near Wood River Junction, including Theo's Pizza, Boucher's Wood River Inn, Wendy's Restaurant, Richmond Country Club - Club House and K & S Pizza & Restaurant. For a larger selection of Wood River Junction restaurants select our Restaurants tab above. Visitors and residents can enjoy nearby Wood River Junction Golf Courses, Museums and/or Beaches, including the Executive Golf Club at Lindhbrook, Beaver River Golf Club, Meadow Brook Golf Club, Richmond Country Club and Fenner Hill. For a more complete list of attractions in or around the city of Wood River Junction please click on the Attractions tab above. The following 6 airports are located in or near Wood River Junction:
- Block Island State Airport (BID)
- Groton - New London Airport (GON)
- Montauk Airport (MTP)
- Newport State Airport (NPT)
- Providence T.F. Green Airport (PVD)
- Westerly State Airport (WST)
Wood River Junction, Rhode Island Climate and WeatherIn the month of December, Wood River Junction experiences an average high temperature of 43 degrees Fahrenheit. Low temperaturs in December are usually about 24 degrees with an average rainfall of 4.62 inches. The seasonal climate varies in Wood River Junction with daytime temperatures averaging 78 degrees in the summer, and 40 degrees in the winter months. Visitors can also expect Wood River Junction to receive an average of 4.39 inches of rainfall per/month during winter months and 3.96 inches of rainfall per/month in the summer months. The temperature has been known to get as high as 100 degrees in the summer and as low as -23 degrees in the winter so visitors planning a vacation to Wood River Junction should check the weather forecast to determine proper attire prior to departure. Spring and Fall bring average daytime temperatures of 61 degrees, and nighttime lows of 39.
Wood River Junction, Rhode Island Attractions
1Amelia Cottage Museum - , Amagansett,
The Amelia Cottage Museum, sometimes referred to as Miss Amelia's Cottage & Roy Lester Carriage House, on Montauk Highway in Amagansett, New York, is operated by the Amagansett Historical Society as a museum of family life in Amagansett over three centuries. The house was built in 1725 for Catherine Schellinger and moved to its current location in 1794. The last known occupant, Mary Amelia Schellinger, was born in the house in 1841 and lived there until she died in 1930.
2Artillery Company of Newport - Newport,
The Newport Artillery Company in Newport, Rhode Island was chartered in 1741 by King George II of Britain. The Company served in wars from the French and Indian War to the Spanish American War.
3Ashbel Woodward House - , Franklin,
The Ashbel Woodward House is a museum that is situated in Franklin, Connecticut. The house was built in 1835 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places on April 8, 1992.
4Beaver River Golf Club - , Richmond,
The Beaver River Golf Club is an 18 hole public golf course in Washington County Rhode Island. designed by 2001 is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 401-539-6022. The golf course dress code is as follows: No denim, collared shirt and bermuda shorts required.
Address: 343 Kingstown Rd, Richmond, RI 2892
5Beavertail Lighthouse Museum - Jamestown,
Beavertail Lighthouse, built in 1749, was and still is the premier lighthouse in Rhode Island in the US, especially for entrance into Narragansett Bay. The 45-foot lighthouse lies on the southernmost point of Conanicut Island in the town of Jamestown, Rhode Island in Beavertail State Park. The light has been reconstructed multiple times since its erection, most recently after the Hurricane of 1938. Restoration projects have come and gone since.
6Beechwood Mansion - Newport,
Beechwood is a Gilded Age estate located on Bellevue Avenue in Newport, Rhode Island.
7Belcourt Castle - Newport,
Belcourt Castle is the former summer cottage of Oliver Hazard Perry Belmont, located on Bellevue Avenue in Newport, Rhode Island. Begun in 1891 and completed in 1894, it was intended to be used for only six to eight weeks of the year. Designed in a multitude of European styles and periods, Belcourt was designed with heavy emphasis on French Renaissance and Gothic decor, with further borrowings from German, English and Italian design.
8Birch Plain Golf Course & Driving Range - , Groton,
The Birch Plain Golf Course & Driving Range is an 18 hole public golf course in New London County Connecticut. Built in 1965, this Groton course designed by Armando Baldelli is open all year. For tee time information call the pro shop at 860-445-9918. The golf course dress code is as follows: No tank tops or cutoffs.
Address: 119 High Rock Rd, Groton, CT 6340
9Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum - Bristol,
The Blithewold Mansion, Gardens and Arboretum is an arboretum of 13 hectares, located at 101 Ferry Road, Bristol, Rhode Island, mid-way between Newport and Providence, Rhode Island, on Bristol Harbor with views over Narragansett Bay. It includes a mansion, with a 4 hectares lawn and over 300 species of woody plants in its arboretum and gardens, including both native and exotic species.
10Block Island Southeast Light - Block Island,
Block Island Southeast Light is a lighthouse that can be found on the southeastern shore of Block Island, Rhode Island. The lighthouse signals sea traffic coming from the Atlantic Ocean into the waters of Block Island and Long Island Sound, and remains an active navigational aid to sea vessels. It was designated a U.S. National Historic Landmark in 1997.
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Wood River Junction, Rhode Island Restaurants
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